The prestigious Ile Saint Louis, with its very elegant 17th and 18th century historical mansions (inhabited then by Poet Charles Beaudelaire, Marquise du Chatelet...etc, restored by the Barons of Rotschild) is also like a small village in the very center of Paris (it is also part of the historical Marais), with many cafes, restaurants, creperies, unique cheese shop, butcher, wine shops. pharmacy, post office, boutiques....etc and the famous Bertillon Icecreams on our street.
You'll enjoy taking a stroll along the Seine as the sun rises or sets and you'll become enchanted.
On one side of the island of Ile St Louis is St Germain and on the other side is Le Marais.
This SPACIOUS one bedroom apartment (55m2 -size of a 2 bedrooms-) with 1 1/2 bath is a true 1 bedroom and not a converted studio with a 'loft' - it is for people who value their comfort - it is not cluttered, has a very good floor plan and wood-beamed ceilings. It is one floor up in an 18th century building with large elevator, at the quiet end of the charming main street of Ile Saint Louis- away from the noise of the boutiques and restaurants.
This apartment and the common areas of the building were completely restored 10 years ago to the highest standards. The apartment is beautifully furnished, very well appointed and also free of clutter to make the stay easy, pleasant and comfortable - it has new appliances, linens, china..etc. and a fully equipped kitchen -
Very thick stone walls ensure that the apartment is well insulated from summertime heat as well as wintertime cold.
Serene outlook onto trees. Perennial plants bloom in our window boxes. Lovely antique tile entry hall and landscaped interior courtyard. The apartment floors are light beige Italian limestone tiles with rugs, with carpet in bedroom .
Bedroom has large closets, and a very comfortable king-size bed. Living room has quality sofas -with custom-made throws - one is a queen size sofa bed - a flat screen TV stereo, cable w/CNN, BBC...etc. Dining table seats six people in the open plan dining room with breakfast bar. Office area with desk, phone with answering machine, WIFI internet all included.
Bathroom has BATHTUB and fixed shower, heated towel rack, marble counter top, Italian tile floor, hair dryer.
Separate toilet room.
Walking distance to all major attractions - Ile de la Cite, Notre Dame, La Conciergerie, open markets, Left Bank, St Germain, Latin Quarters, Right Bank, Le Marais , Picasso museum, BHV Department store, Les Halles, Pompidou Center, La Bastille and its Opera, Le Louvre.
Round the corner, you can also take the 87 bus to Eiffel Tower, or the 86 to Saint Germain.
Near 4 Metro stations (Cite, Sully Morland, Pont Marie, St Paul) - the metro lines take you directly to Le Louvre, Opera Garnier, Champs Elysees & the major Dept. Stores...etc.
Three bus lines are at the corner -
RER takes you directly from/to the airport, to Versailles Palace....etc (we can also arrange a car service)
This is an apartment in a fabulous central location, exclusive and magical, surrounded by the river Seine, with historical architecture buildings right on our street, six very charming bridges, the church of Saint Louis, a tranquil apartment with an open view.
Many galleries, restaurants, creperies, bakeries, butchers, unique cheese shop, grocerie stores, bookstore & boutiques in next block of our street.
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